The Bulldozer Tunnel is a mine located in Salt Lake county, Utah at an elevation of 7,598 feet.
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Elevation: 7,598 Feet (2,316 Meters)
Lat, Long: 40.51083, -112.16222
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Bulldozer Tunnel MRDS details
Primary: Bulldozer Tunnel
Secondary: Boston Consolidated Group
County: Salt Lake
District: Bingham District
Record Type: Site
Operation Category: Prospect
Operation Type: Unknown
Years of Production:
Deposit Size: S
Mineral Deposit Model
Age Type: Host Rock
Age Young: Pennsylvanian
Age Type: Associated Rock
Age Young: Pliocene
Comment (Commodity): NO LARGE AMOUNT OF ORE ENCOUNTERED
Comment (Location): THE MINE IS NOW UNDERNEATH THE WASTE DUMPS OF THE OPEN PIT
Comment (Workings): 300 FT TUNNEL IN A NE DIRECTION, CONNECTS WITH THE PHOENIX MINE BY AN INCLINE SHAFT.
Comment (Geology): GEOL.DESC: THE TUNNEL LIES IN OXIDIZED, CHERTY LS
Comment (Deposit): PROSPECT
Reference (Deposit): USGS PROF. PAPER 38. P. 283
Reference (Deposit): CONSV. DIV. COMP. DATE, 03-26-1958